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Re: [Aroid-l] Titanic Miracle in the Making

  • Subject: Re: [Aroid-l] Titanic Miracle in the Making
  • From: Susan B honeybunny442@yahoo.com
  • Date: Sat, 13 May 2006 11:56:13 -0700 (PDT)

With all the giggling on Aroid-L, I've forgotten to
check the titan-  looks like 2 are opening- or

--- Wilbert Hetterscheid <hetter@xs4all.nl> wrote:

> Oh Ye Phallic Phreaques!!
> In the botanical garden of Bonn (Germany) a tuber of
> Amorphophallus titanum
> was raised last year that weighs 117 kilo (that's
> quite some stones, lbs and
> whatnot). This largest of all titans ever is now
> producing THREE buds and
> already TWO are certain inflorescences!!! This was
> never seen before. And
> who knows, maybe the third bud is an inflorescence
> too. 
> Site of the garden:
> http://botgart.uni-bonn.de/index.html but in german.
> Yet
> there is a link to a webcam. 
> Enjoy and all you lovers of climbing aroids: CONVERT
> while you still
> can!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
> Lord P(hreaqued out)
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